The Resource Allan Wilson : evolutionary, Smiley Film Distribution & World Sales (Firm), (evideo)

Allan Wilson : evolutionary, Smiley Film Distribution & World Sales (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Allan Wilson : evolutionary
Title
Allan Wilson
Title remainder
evolutionary
Statement of responsibility
Smiley Film Distribution & World Sales (Firm)
Title variation
Evolutionary
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Allan Wilson, a groundbreaking researcher and a lightning rod for controversy, revolutionized science and galvanized the scientific community through his quantitative biochemical approach to the history of evolution. Drawing upon the insights and recollections of those who knew Wilson best, this program-narrated by paleoanthropologist Tim White, codiscoverer of the hominid "Lucy"-correlates milestones of his remarkable career with his enduring contributions that range from molecular phylogenies of multiple species to an understanding of mechanisms underlying the mode and tempo of organismal evolution. Commentary by David Wake, professor emeritus of zoology at the University of California, Berkeley, and many others is featured
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Smiley Film Distribution & World Sales (Firm)
Runtime
41
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilson, Allan
  • Biodiversity
  • Climatology
  • Historical geology
Technique
live action
Label
Allan Wilson : evolutionary, Smiley Film Distribution & World Sales (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39548
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 24, 2008
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Evolution of Diversity of Life on Earth (3:20) -- Early Years of Allan Wilson (3:35) -- Allan Wilson's Education in New Zealand and America (3:54) -- Theory of Evolution: Molecular Clock (2:50) -- Study of Paleoanthropology (4:32) -- Similarities Between Humans and Chimpanzees (2:38) -- Scientific Value of Mitochondrial DNA: Search for Eve (5:21) -- Revolutionary Ideas About Human Evolution (1:35) -- DNA Sequence Multiplication (3:35) -- Study of Ancient DNA (4:33) -- Legacy of Allan Wilson: Gene Studies (3:18)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (41 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
39548
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039548
  • 100039548
  • (OCoLC)712802085
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Allan Wilson : evolutionary, Smiley Film Distribution & World Sales (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39548
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 24, 2008
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Evolution of Diversity of Life on Earth (3:20) -- Early Years of Allan Wilson (3:35) -- Allan Wilson's Education in New Zealand and America (3:54) -- Theory of Evolution: Molecular Clock (2:50) -- Study of Paleoanthropology (4:32) -- Similarities Between Humans and Chimpanzees (2:38) -- Scientific Value of Mitochondrial DNA: Search for Eve (5:21) -- Revolutionary Ideas About Human Evolution (1:35) -- DNA Sequence Multiplication (3:35) -- Study of Ancient DNA (4:33) -- Legacy of Allan Wilson: Gene Studies (3:18)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (41 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
39548
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039548
  • 100039548
  • (OCoLC)712802085
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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